Presidential Campaigns, Slogans, Issues, and Platforms: The Complete Encyclopediais an easy-to-use reference work designed to encourage students and anyone interested in democratic politics to undertake a greater understanding of this complex aspect of American political life. The threevolume work covers each presidential campaign in depth, examining a large number of related issues ranging from the use of social media in modern presidential campaigns to negative campaign ads and key slogans used in every presidential campaign. Volume One contains entries offering specific and focused information on issues, trends, factors, slogans, strategies, and other more detailed elements of presidential campaigning from the first stirrings of the American democratic process to the first decade of the 21st century. Volumes Two and Three provide chronological accounts of every presidential campaign since the ratification of the Constitution through the campaign of 2008, with Volume Two covering the campaign of 1788-89 to the campaign of 1908, and Volume Three covering the campaign of 1912 to the campaign of 2008.
"For persons interested in the American political system, this captivating set presents useful information in all three volumes. . . . This spellbinding three-volume set is hard to set aside. It will be a valuable asset for all university and college reference departments and for researchers. Summing Up: Highly recommended." -
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 1155
Published: 12th June 2012
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.8 x 9.9
Weight (kg): 3.357